At Moonpig Group our mission is to help people connect and create moments that matter. We are an international group, comprising the Moonpig, Buyagift and Red Letter Days brands in the UK and the Greetz brand in the Netherlands.

We were founded with a goal to disrupt the traditional greetings industry. Two decades on, we’re an established leader within the online cards and gifting market, offering a wide range of products to customers across the world.

Moonpig is an iconic brand and innovator, with clear values (read more about our valueshere!). These values set our teams and our business up for success in an environment that’s fun, supportive and challenging. They’re the glue that binds us together and we think of them as a platform to help us deliver our best work. You have every chance to drive impact here at Moonpig, and most importantly, we genuinely want you!

About the role

Moonpig Group is seeking a talented and driven Assistant Financial Accountant to join our Financial Control team for the Greetz brand on a 9 month fixed term contract.

As a Assistant Financial Accountant, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of our financial data, working closely with the finance team in Amsterdam and London, as well as collaborating with various departments across the business to help them understand their numbers.

This role can either be based in our London office or in our Netherlands office on a hybrid basis (2 days a week on average). Please note for applicants from the Netherlands we will be moving the office from Amsterdam to Almere in September 2024.

Key responsibilities

  • Assisting on producing monthly management accounts including commentary on actuals vs budget
  • Assisting with the inventory accounting within Greetz, working with operations staff to understand and improve their processes
  • Producing opex reporting for various departments, and being the first point of contact for senior management
  • Performing balance sheet reconciliations, owning our financial controls and assisting with the external audit
  • Support for various improvement projects, such as streamlining accounting processes and the roll out of new systems and tools within the organisation

About you

  • Currently studying towards ACA/CIMA/ACCA or equivalent qualification (UK); HBO of MBO+ / finance, accountancy, economics (NL)
  • Proactive and enthusiastic approach to your work and enjoy working as part of a team
  • An analytical and problem-solving mind-set to understand, challenge and ask the relevant questions
  • Good organisational skills, ability to prioritise and high attention to detail
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, comfortable working with senior management and non-finance colleague

Want to hear more?

At Moonpig Group, we’re committed to creating an inclusive and caring culture with brilliant people who feel a real sense of belonging. We welcome and celebrate all diverse backgrounds to Moonpig Group, from working parents who need flexibility with their hours to individuals who are neurodiverse and prefer to work a certain way.

We’re proud to have several employee-led committees within our organisation, including the LGBTQ+, Gender Balance, Neurodiversity and our EMBRACE (Educating Myself for Better Racial Awareness and Cultural Enrichment) Committees.

We’ll continue to push for diversity and that sense of belonging so that all Moonpig Group employees feel safe and comfortable to be their true authentic self at work.

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